An ontology-based approach for multiperspective requirements traceability between analysis models
Proceedings of 2010 IEEE/ACIS 9th International Conference on Computer and Information Science
The 9th International Conference on Computer and Information Science
University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce. Research Support Office
The traceability of multiperspective software artifacts has been recognized as an important task, particularly in requirements change management. The heterogeneity of multiperspective software artifacts makes it difficult to perform tracing, verification and merging of the requirements among various system developers. In view of that, ontology is used as a knowledge management mechanism to represent multiperspective software artifacts in a common way for interoperability and traceability purposes. Our multiperspective requirements traceability (MUPRET) framework was firstly proposed for tracing the textual requirements to resolve the heterogeneity problems found in multiperspective requirements artifacts. In this paper, the enhancement of MUPRET framework is proposed to automatically generate traceability relationships of multiperspectivesoftware artifacts expressed in terms of typical analysis models (i.e., class diagram and entity relationship diagram). We emphasize on tracing multiperspectives in the analysis phase of software development process. An illustrative example of the extended applications is also discussed.
The 9th International Conference on Computer and Information Science was held between 18 to 20 August 2010 at Yamagata, Japan.
This work is protected by copyright. Reproduction or distribution of the work in any format is prohibited without written permission of the copyright owner.
Namfon Assawamekin (2010) An ontologybased approach for multiperspective requirements traceability between analysis models., 673-678.
Mar 13, 2023
Mar 13, 2023